With her knack for being in trouble's way, Sookie witnesses the firebombing of Merlotte's, the bar where she works. Since Sam Merlotte is now known to be two-natured, suspicion falls immediately on the anti-shifters in the area. Sookie suspects otherwise, but her attention is divided when she realizes that her lover, Eric Northman, and his "child" Pam are plotting to kill the vampire who is now their master. Gradually, Sookie is drawn into the plot-which is much more complicated than she knows...
"Doesn't disappoint fans of the southern mind-reading belle who gets mixed up in the world of vampires and magical creatures...It's the perfect poolside read."- The Kansas City Star "This was a fast paced and entertaining read that had me glued to my seat and turning those pages to see just who would show up and what was going to happen next."- Fresh Fiction
Charlaine Harris writes both fantasy and mysteries. She is an avid reader and spends a huge amount of time watching fast-pitch softball.